Institute for Law and the Workplace
The Institute for Law and the Workplace at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law is a national center for research, training, dialogue and reflection on the law that governs the workplace. Founded in 1996, the institute serves as an intellectual home for the labor and employment law community, both in the Chicago area and nationwide.
The institute pools the resources of leading academic scholars and the practicing professional community to train students and professionals, monitor polices and trends, and study issues confronting the labor and employment law community in a neutral setting.
Chicago-Kent's Certificate Program in Labor and Employment Law is the centerpiece of the institute. The certificate program entails a logical, carefully paced sequence of course work and practical skills training that provides comprehensive, rigorous preparation for the field of labor and employment law.